Secretary Kerry's Meeting With Qatari Foreign Minister al-Attiyah

Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
December 14, 2015

The following is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner:

Secretary John Kerry met with the Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid al-Attiyah in Paris, France. The two discussed a range of issues, including efforts to counter ISIL in the region and reach a political resolution to end the conflict in Syria. They also discussed the results of last week's Saudi-led conference to identify members of the credible Syrian opposition. The two pledged to stay in contact in the run up to the International Syria Support Group meeting in New York on December 18.‎